Snowboarding in Bansko

Bansko is Bulgaria’s number one destination for winter sports enthusiasts. It is located at the foot of the Pirin Mountains, 160km south from the Bulgarian capital Sofia. Home to picturesque streets and meyhane restaurants, it is becoming more and more Read More …

Photographs of London

In May 2014, precisely three years ago, we traveled abroad for the first time as a couple. We had made plans to Paris, France, but in the end we purchased flight tickets to London, United Kingdom. We spent three incredible days Read More …

Waking Up in Azuga

Bucharest had been the first part of our trip to Romania. Bran was in our plans for the next two days. What we didn’t plan at all was spending a night in Azuga, a popular destination for winter sports fans, in the Read More …

Bucharest – Little Paris of the East

“Hello Budapest! I mean Bucharest…!” There is a legend that tells Michael Jackson shouted out loud to the crowd these same words quoted above, from the balcony of the Palatul Parlamentului (Palace of the Parliament in Bucharest), the world’s second largest administrative Read More …

Inside the Vatican Walls

Being the smallest sovereign state in the world, the Vatican City State, slightly larger than Disneyland, is located in the city of Rome and attracts every year over 5 million people. Besides being an holy place for believers, it is Read More …

Bioparco di Roma in Villa Borghese

The Bioparco di Roma, originally Giardino Zoologico di Roma, was conceived in 1908 and later inaugurated in the year of 1911, and it is located in the gardens of Villa Borghese. However, it hasn’t been called a Bioparco since the Read More …

When In Rome

When in Rome… do as the Romans do. That’s the first expression that comes to my mind when I think about the magnificent capital city of Italy, located halfway between the south and the north of the country. Being one Read More …

An Expat Going Home for Vacation

Four months ago I became a Portuguese expat living in Eastern Europe. Last week, I got on a plane back to my hometown, Lisbon, just to say “Hello” to the city I had abandoned, and to visit my beloved family Read More …

Calico Ghost Town

We were crossing the Mojave Desert in California on our way back from Las Vegas, Nevada when we saw a sign with the words “Calico Ghost Town”. It aroused our curiosity and we couldn’t ignore it, we turned right and we Read More …

Brussels Card – The Easiest Way to Explore Brussels

If you’re thinking of traveling to Belgium and spend a nice time in Brussels, I suggest you the Brussels Card! I found out about this brilliant card when I was doing my homework on what to see, museums to visit Read More …